LaPorte County Probation

LP Courthouse
MC Courthouse

Probation is a form of sentencing not requiring incarceration. It is an alternative to sentencing the defendant to prison. Probation is a privilege rather than a right.

Purpose of Probation: To control, supervise, and reintegrate the Defendant at the local or community level through the utilization of resources, treatment, and education.

The Goals of Probation are:

  • To ensure the protection of society
  • To rehabilitate the Probationer
  • To Process Court Conditions